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1. A.P. Bio (2018– )

TV-14 | 21 min | Comedy

7.4
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A former philosophy professor who takes a job teaching advanced placement biology uses his students to get back at the people in his life who have wronged him.

Stars: Glenn Howerton, Lyric Lewis, Mary Sohn, Jean Villepique

Votes: 12,605

2. Freedom Writers (2007)

PG-13 | 123 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.6
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64 Metascore

A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves and pursue education beyond high school.

Director: Richard LaGravenese | Stars: Hilary Swank, Imelda Staunton, Patrick Dempsey, Scott Glenn

Votes: 74,421 | Gross: $36.61M

3. Bad Teacher (2011)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Romance

5.6
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47 Metascore

A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job, her students, and her co-workers is forced to return to teaching to make enough money for breast implants after her wealthy fiancé dumps her.

Director: Jake Kasdan | Stars: Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel, Justin Timberlake, Lucy Punch

Votes: 198,437 | Gross: $100.29M

4. Head of the Class (1986–1991)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy

6.6
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A laidback teacher provides needed guidance about life for a special class of exceptional students.

Stars: William G. Schilling, Jeannetta Arnette, Dan Frischman, Robin Givens

Votes: 2,535

5. Johnny English Strikes Again (2018)

PG | 89 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.2
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39 Metascore

After a cyber-attack reveals the identity of all of the active undercover agents in Britain, Johnny English is forced to come out of retirement to find the mastermind hacker.

Director: David Kerr | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Ben Miller, Olga Kurylenko, Emma Thompson

Votes: 69,114 | Gross: $4.41M

6. Election (1999)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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83 Metascore

A high school teacher meets his match in an over-achieving student politician.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell

Votes: 94,140 | Gross: $14.88M

7. Stand and Deliver (1988)

PG | 103 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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77 Metascore

The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his dropout-prone students to learn calculus.

Director: Ramón Menéndez | Stars: Edward James Olmos, Estelle Harris, Mark Phelan, Virginia Paris

Votes: 19,437 | Gross: $13.99M

8. Rita (2012–2020)

TV-MA | 40 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Following the life of a very outspoken and rebellious woman, Rita is a school teacher who is competent in the classroom, but seems to need a teacher of her own, when it comes to her personal life.

Stars: Mille Dinesen, Lise Baastrup, Nikolaj Groth, Carsten Bjørnlund

Votes: 8,327

9. Bad Education (2012–2014)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

7.4
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A comedy series about a teacher who is a bigger kid than the kids he teaches.

Stars: Jack Binstead, Mathew Horne, Ethan Lawrence, Kae Alexander

Votes: 11,483

10. Notes on a Scandal (2006)

R | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.4
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73 Metascore

A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her fifteen-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond a platonic friendship.

Director: Richard Eyre | Stars: Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench, Andrew Simpson, Tom Georgeson

Votes: 76,553 | Gross: $17.51M

11. Welcome Back, Kotter (1975–1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.0
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A compassionate teacher returns to his inner city high school of his youth to teach a new generation of trouble making kids.

Stars: Gabe Kaplan, Ron Palillo, John Travolta, Marcia Strassman

Votes: 6,073

12. Cooties (2014)

R | 88 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

5.7
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49 Metascore

A mysterious virus hits an isolated elementary school, transforming the kids into a feral swarm of mass savages. An unlikely hero must lead a motley band of teachers in the fight of their lives.

Directors: Jonathan Milott, Cary Murnion | Stars: Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson, Alison Pill, Jack McBrayer

Votes: 24,963 | Gross: $0.06M

13. Fist Fight (2017)

R | 91 min | Comedy

5.6
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37 Metascore

When one school teacher unwittingly causes another teacher's dismissal, he is challenged to an after-school fight.

Director: Richie Keen | Stars: Ice Cube, Charlie Day, Tracy Morgan, Christina Hendricks

Votes: 41,407 | Gross: $32.19M

14. Dismissed (2017)

Not Rated | 87 min | Drama, Thriller

5.7
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An idealistic, straight-edge teacher is drawn down a horrid rabbit hole by an honors student when he gives him a B+ on a paper.

Director: Benjamin Arfmann | Stars: Kent Osborne, Dylan Sprouse, Rae Gray, Alycia Delmore

Votes: 7,383

15. Room 222 (1969–1974)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.6
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Black teacher Pete Dixon tries to teach the students at Walt Whitman High to be tolerant. He's assisted by girlfriend and school counselor, Liz and student teacher (later teacher) Alice. The students love him.

Stars: Lloyd Haynes, Denise Nicholas, Michael Constantine, Karen Valentine

Votes: 924

16. Accident (1967)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama

6.9
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At Oxford, Austrian student Anna von Graz (Jacqueline Sassard) is dating fellow student William (Michael York), whom she plans to marry, but she ends up sleeping with two unhappily married Oxford professors instead.

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Stanley Baker, Jacqueline Sassard, Michael York

Votes: 4,271

17. Teachers (2016–2019)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

6.5
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Teachers show their hilariously warped perspective as six elementary school educators trying to mold young minds, even though their own lives aren't really together.

Stars: Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Kate Lambert, Katie O'Brien

Votes: 3,272

18. Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992–1997)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

6.4
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American comedy with the larger-than-life teacher and his housemates.

Stars: Mark Curry, Holly Robinson Peete, Sandra Quarterman, Marquise Wilson

Votes: 2,980

19. Teachers (1984)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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39 Metascore

A well meaning but burned-out high school teacher tries to maintain order against the backdrop of a pending lawsuit against his school district when it comes to light they gave a diploma to an illiterate student.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: Nick Nolte, JoBeth Williams, Judd Hirsch, Ralph Macchio

Votes: 4,190 | Gross: $27.77M

20. One Eight Seven (1997)

R | 119 min | Drama, Thriller

6.7
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41 Metascore

15 months after being stabbed 9 times by a student at work as a high school teacher in NYC, Mr. Garfield is working in LA as a substitute teacher come full-time. He refuses to be a victim anymore.

Director: Kevin Reynolds | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, John Heard, Kelly Rowan, Clifton Collins Jr.

Votes: 23,098 | Gross: $5.72M

21. Spoor (2017)

Not Rated | 128 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.3
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67 Metascore

Janina Duszejko, an elderly woman, lives alone in the Klodzko Valley where a series of mysterious crimes are committed. Duszejko is convinced that she knows who or what is the murderer, but nobody believes her.

Directors: Agnieszka Holland, Kasia Adamik | Stars: Agnieszka Mandat, Wiktor Zborowski, Jakub Gierszal, Patricia Volny

Votes: 4,982

22. The Principal (1987)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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37 Metascore

A teacher is assigned to be the principal of a violent and crime-ridden high school.

Director: Christopher Cain | Stars: Jim Belushi, Louis Gossett Jr., Rae Dawn Chong, Michael Wright

Votes: 9,600 | Gross: $19.73M

23. Blackboard Jungle (1955)

Approved | 101 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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67 Metascore

A new English teacher at a violent, unruly inner-city school is determined to do his job, despite resistance from both students and faculty.

Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Glenn Ford, Anne Francis, Louis Calhern, Margaret Hayes

Votes: 8,721

24. Bad Teacher (2014)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

5.3
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Centers on a sexy, foul-mouthed divorcée who becomes a teacher to find her next husband.

Stars: Ari Graynor, Sara Gilbert, Ryan Hansen, Sara Rodier

Votes: 2,763

25. Mr. D (2012–2018)

30 min | Comedy

6.6
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Follows a teacher juggle through being a teacher and deal with his students while trying to maintain his not so cool lifestyle.

Stars: Gerry Dee, Jonathan Torrens, Lauren Hammersley, Bette MacDonald

Votes: 2,074

26. F (2010)

R | 79 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

4.6
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A group of teachers must defend themselves from a gang of murderous youths when their school comes under siege after hours.

Director: Johannes Roberts | Stars: David Schofield, Eliza Bennett, Ruth Gemmell, Finlay Robertson

Votes: 3,921

27. Love at Second Sight (2019)

117 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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A man tries to make his wife fall in love with him again, after waking up in an alternate reality where she never knew him.

Director: Hugo Gélin | Stars: François Civil, Joséphine Japy, Benjamin Lavernhe, Camille Lellouche

Votes: 4,205

28. High School High (1996)

PG-13 | 86 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

5.5
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33 Metascore

Richard Clark has just left the well-known Wellington Academy to teach at Marion Barry High School. Now, he will try to inspire the D-average students into making good grades and try to woo a fellow teacher.

Director: Hart Bochner | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Tia Carrere, Louise Fletcher, Mekhi Phifer

Votes: 13,121 | Gross: $20.95M

29. School of Life (2005 TV Movie)

PG | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.5
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A new teacher squares off against his crusty competitor for a teacher of the year award.

Director: William Dear | Stars: David Paymer, Ryan Reynolds, John Astin, Andrew Robb

Votes: 5,531

30. Bug (1975)

PG | 99 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.2
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42 Metascore

An earthquake releases a strain of mutant cockroaches with the ability to start fires, which proceed to cause destructive chaos in a small town. The studies carried out by scientist James ... See full summary »

Director: Jeannot Szwarc | Stars: Bradford Dillman, Joanna Miles, Richard Gilliland, Jamie Smith-Jackson

Votes: 2,353 | Gross: $3.60M

31. School's Out (2018)

Not Rated | 104 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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A substitute teacher is put in charge of a class of future geniuses after their teacher commits suicide.

Director: Sébastien Marnier | Stars: Laurent Lafitte, Emmanuelle Bercot, Luàna Bajrami, Victor Bonnel

Votes: 2,649

32. The Magus (1968)

R | 117 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

5.7
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A teacher on a Greek island becomes involved in bizarre mind-games with the island's magus (magician) and a beautiful young woman.

Director: Guy Green | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Michael Caine, Candice Bergen, Anna Karina

Votes: 1,694

33. The House of the Dead (1978)

PG | 79 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

4.7
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A man who is having an affair with a married woman is dropped off on the wrong street when going back to his hotel. He takes refuge out of the rain when an old man invites him in. He turns ... See full summary »

Director: Sharron Miller | Stars: John Ericson, Ivor Francis, Judith Novgrod, Burr DeBenning

Votes: 879

34. Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed (2013)

Not Rated | 108 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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In Spain in 1966, an English teacher picks up two hitchhikers on his quest to meet John Lennon.

Director: David Trueba | Stars: Javier Cámara, Natalia de Molina, Francesc Colomer, Ramon Fontserè

Votes: 6,004 | Gross: $0.01M

35. Der Lehrer (2009–2021)

Comedy

7.4
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A life of a special, crazy teacher

Stars: Ulrich Gebauer, Hendrik Duryn, Rainer Piwek, Nadine Wrietz

Votes: 384

36. Mrs. Hyde (2017)

Unrated | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.2
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60 Metascore

Mrs. Géquil is a teacher despised by her colleagues and students. On a stormy night, she is struck by lightning and faints. When she wakes up, she feels different. Will she be able to keep the powerful and dangerous Mrs. Hyde contained?

Director: Serge Bozon | Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Romain Duris, José Garcia, Adda Senani

Votes: 1,439 | Gross: $0.02M

37. Mourir d'aimer... (1971)

GP | 101 min | Drama

7.1
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A love story between a teacher, Daniele, 32 years and one of her students Gerard, 17 during the heated atmosphere of May 68. Daniele is a fiery young woman, very involved politically. ... See full summary »

Director: André Cayatte | Stars: Annie Girardot, Bruno Pradal, Claude Cerval, Jean Bouise

Votes: 489

38. Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff (1979)

R | 105 min | Drama

5.7
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An abusive sexual relationship between a white spinster schoolteacher and an young black janitor in 1956 Kansas complicates her struggle to come to grips with her sexuality and emotions.

Director: Marvin J. Chomsky | Stars: Anne Heywood, Donald Pleasence, Robert Vaughn, Earl Holliman

Votes: 317

39. Class of 3000 (2006–2008)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

6.6
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Animated series about an Atlanta performing arts school grad who ditches a successful music career to become a music teacher.

Stars: Small Fire, André 3000, Phil LaMarr, Jennifer Hale

Votes: 1,119

40. Beauregard (2009– )

185 min | Drama

7.0
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The life of a small group of teenagers in a small 1961 French boarding school. In French Savoie, Pierre Hautefort, a literature teacher, is head of the Beauregard school, located in the ... See full summary »

Stars: Jean-François Balmer, Pierre Boulanger, Anne Jacquemin, Joyce Bibring

Votes: 24

41. Teachers. (2006)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

6.9
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A comedy about teachers at a New Jersey high school.

Stars: Sarah Shahi, Kali Rocha, Sarah Alexander, Phil Hendrie

Votes: 551

42. Point de fuite (1987)

10 min | Short, Comedy

6.8
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A math teacher arrives at classroom to give a lesson on perspective only to find her students sitting there completely naked and in silence. Totally confused, she undresses as well and proceeds with the class. But there's a catch.

Director: Olivier Smolders | Stars: Catherine Aymerie, François Galland, Stéphanie Dessens, Sarah Lefévre

Votes: 355

43. Hjørdis (2015)

26 min | Family

7.2
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This miniseries spinoff of "Rita" follows teacher Hjørdis as she plans a school play on bullying featuring a cast of socially awkward students.

Stars: Lise Baastrup, Martin Brygmann, Ellen Hillingsø, Nicky Andersen

Votes: 652

44. Pán profesor (2020– )

Comedy, Romance

7.7
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Stars: Tomas Mastalir, Gabriela Marcinková, Roman Luknár, Péter Nádasdi

Votes: 22

45. Tessa (2015–2016)

45 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Single mother and teacher in a high school Tessa struggles with life after her son turns out to be gay.

Stars: Thekla Reuten, Niels Gomperts, Stefanie van Leersum, Joes Brauers

Votes: 138

46. Night of Terror (1972 TV Movie)

Unrated | 73 min | Thriller

5.9
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A hired killer hunts down a schoolteacher to get something she has. She doesn't know what it is, but he's already killed twice to get it.

Director: Jeannot Szwarc | Stars: Martin Balsam, Catherine Burns, Chuck Connors, Donna Mills

Votes: 273

47. Setkání v cervenci (1978)

87 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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Director: Karel Kachyna | Stars: Daniela Kolárová, Oldrich Kaiser, Tomás Holý, Svatopluk Matyás

Votes: 130

48. The Lady Terrorist (2019)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.7
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An elderly woman decides to act on her own with a rifle as she gets fed up with injustice.

Director: Radek Bajgar | Stars: Iva Janzurová, Pavel Liska, Tatiana Vilhelmová, Martin Hofmann

Votes: 348

49. Pan profesor (2021– )

60 min | Comedy

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Stars: Vlastina Svátková, Ondrej Bauer, Vojtech Dyk, Eva Hacurová

50. Making the Grade (1982)

30 min | Comedy

6.2
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St. Louis Franklin High has a diverse staff deal with typical students. Harry Barnes is dean who's assistant Felspar is an inept dullard. Sara the pretty drama teacher discourages romance ... See full summary »

Stars: James Naughton, Graham Jarvis, Alley Mills, Steven Peterman

Votes: 24



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